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Mississippi Journey: Three Life Experiences – Phoenix

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Mississippi Journey: Three Life Experiences – Phoenix

June 14 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

| Free

Wednesday, June 14, 2017
6:00pm-9:00pm
First Congregational United Church of Christ
1407 North 2nd Street, Phoenix AZ 85004

FREE to the Public (RSVP Required)
RSVP by June 12th
Please RSVP early for this free event.
Seating is limited. Refreshments will be provided.
Eventbrite RSVP:
http://mississippijourney.eventbrite.com
or Lisa@DesertDanceTheatre.org

FaceBook Event Page: https://www.facebook.com/events/1884069311815190/
For more information: 480-962-4584, 480-430-8946

Mississippi Journey: Three Life Experiences, tells the life journey of three Arizona residents with deep roots in the Magnolia state. From very different cultural and ethnic backgrounds, Rev. James Pennington – Pastor at First Congregational United Church of Christ, Lisa Chow – Artistic Director of Desert Dance Theatre and Floyd Alvin Galloway – Owner of AGE2 Management Services will share experiences that they have found in common that have connected them in their life through their journey from Mississippi to Arizona.

Mississippi is a state of many paradoxes, conflicts and puzzles, but also through its struggles molded people of strength and character. The evening will also shed more light on a Chinese American community in the Mississippi Delta through filmmaker and special guest, Samantha Cheng – Executive Producer of Heritage Series, and her documentary Honor and Duty: The Mississippi Delta Chinese.
Info: https://www.heritageseries.us/honor-and-duty
Trailer: https://vimeo.com/158699377

This will be a lively night to remember and a great learning experience for all.

This program is supported by a grant from Arizona Humanities.

Details

Date:
June 14
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Venue

First Congregational United Church of Christ
1407 N. 2nd St.
Phoenix, AZ 85004 United States
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